Feeding cup

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 159; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 4.5 x 7.9 cm (1 5/16 x 1 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-12-26

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small feeding cup of polished black ware

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg.), W 159. February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition